VC

20 stories about VC
תום ליבנה מייסד ויו"ר ורביט

Tom Livne stepping down as Verbit CEO, will serve as Chairman, focus on VC

04.02.24|Mair Orbach
Livne will join Yaniv Jacobi’s Oryzn Capital after being a limited partner in its second and third funds
Generative AI Chip

Mapping Israel's GenAI security pioneers

01.02.24|Sophie Shulman
It is estimated that in the past year there were between eight and ten Seed rounds for Israeli AI security companies, averaging $5-6 million
Samer Haj-Yehia and Andy Walter

Vintage Investment Partners adds Dr. Samer Haj-Yehia and Andy Walter to its strategic advisory board

30.01.24|Meir Orbach
"Both Samer and Andy are world class professionals that are universally respected. More importantly, both bring unique experience and perspectives to Vintage that we are thrilled to tap”, said Alan Feld, Founder and Co-Managing Partner of Vintage
אולם דיונים ב בית משפט עליון

Senior VC executive charged with sexual offenses against two women

30.01.24|Meir Orbach
The name of the investor will be published next week after his appeal to the Supreme Court was rejected. The indictment states that the investor had sexual relations with two women against their will
Aaron Ibex

Ibex Investors appoints Aaron Rinberg as Partner

28.01.24|CTech
“His extensive experience in private investments, coupled with his deep knowledge of the Israeli market, make him a valuable addition to our team,” said Justin Borus, CEO and Founder.
Red Dot Capital Partners

Red Dot Capital Partners completes first close of $250 million early growth fund

22.01.24|Meir Orbach
The fund leads investments in Israeli companies that show first signs of product market fit and have reached revenues of $1-5 million, usually in A-C rounds
צוות קרן ההשקעות הישראלית-אירופית Cardumen Capital

Cardumen Capital raises $120 million for early-stage deep tech fund

17.01.24|Meir Orbach
The Israeli-European VC will invest in pre-Seed and Seed stage companies in fields such as AI, cybersecurity, big data, and information technologies
Team8 Dror Asaf

Team8 appoints Asaf Azulay and Dror Grof as new Partners

16.01.24|CTech
“The promotions of Asaf and Dror to the group's management is a natural progression and is a testament to their accomplishments,” said Yuval Shachar, Chairman and Managing Partner.
אמיר שבט וידאו

Former Twitter exec Amir Shevat launches new early-stage VC

16.01.24|Meir Orbach
The former head of Twitter’s developer platform said that Darkmode Ventures, which has raised $5 million, has invested in 12 companies to date, ten of which include Israeli entrepreneurs
סטיב מנוצ'ין

Steve Mnuchin: “We're looking at some very large significant investment opportunities in Israel”

15.01.24|Sophie Shulman
Despite the ongoing war, the former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, who visited Israel last week, remains optimistic regarding the outlook of the local economy and its high-tech sector
Oded Hermoni Gali Bloch Liran

Journeys of impact and meaningful connection: From living with loss to building a 'capitalist Kibbutz' in Silicon Valley

11.01.24|Gali Bloch Liran
As part of her day job, Executive Coach Gali Bloch Liran helps founders, CEOs, and investors develop the right skills and mentality. Her podcast takes us through the roller coaster of vulnerability, humanity, and the personalities of these "top dogs" of business and tech
שותפים בקרן השקעות וינטג' Vintage Investment Partners

Vintage Investment Partners raises $200 million for its 4th growth-stage fund

11.01.24|Meir Orbach
Growth IV will invest in 15-20 leading Israeli, European, and U.S. growth-stage technology startups. The new fund brings Vintage’s total assets under management to roughly $4 billion
קו רקיע מרכז תל אביב Tel Aviv Business Center

Israeli startups raise $1.45 billion in Q4 despite war, end 2023 with $6.9 billion in total

28.12.23|Meir Orbach
The fundraising activity in 2023 was similar to 2018-2019. The data reflects a 44% decrease in the number of deals and a 56% drop in the amount of raised capital compared to 2022
ענת בונשטיין מוביליון

Dr. Anat Bonshtein appointed as partner at Mobilion Ventures

24.12.23|Meir Orbach
Dr. Bonshtein previously served as the director of the National Program for Smart Transportation and Fuel Alternatives in the Prime Minister's Office
צוות Israel Resilience Fund משמאל מנהל הקרן ג'ף קופייצקי מנכ"ל OurCrowd ג'ון מדבד אלון טל מאיה זכודין קורן

OurCrowd announces $50 million Israel Resilience Fund with eight initial investments

20.12.23|Meir Orbach
The fund has so far received more than $13 million in capital commitments, and approved the first eight investments from the fund, including to BlueTree, Carrar, Edgybees, and Verobotics